Senior Correspondent, Antitrust
Khushita covers US antitrust enforcement and litigation for MLex. A former Brussels hand writing about antitrust & mergers for the Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR), she has covered the EU's actions against Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to name a few. Khushita specialises in tech and patent policy coverage which featured in the Concurrences Antitrust Writing Awards. Previously as a financial journalist for The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires, she wrote about monetary policy and the bond and currency markets. Khushita studied journalism at Mumbai University, and received an Erasmus Mundus scholarship for a joint masters from universities in Germany and Austria.
Selected Insights by Khushita
US antitrust policy has remained largely consistent across administrations, but uncertainty looms with electionUS antitrust policy hasn’t seen major shifts in enforcement between presidential administrations in decades.
A complaint against Google filed today by the US Department of Justice is the spitting image of EU findings from 2018 into Android.
Connected-car patent pool Avanci’s 5G licensing program was approved by the US Department of Justice.
A patent-licensing dispute between Nokia and Daimler could create years of uncertainty for technology companies signing license agreements.
Norwegian producers of farmed salmon can still be subject to an amended price-fixing lawsuit, a US federal judge ruled.